The American Payroll Association (APA) is the nation's leader in payroll education, publications, and training. This non-profit association conducts more than 300 payroll training conferences and seminars across the country each year in addition to producing a variety of publications geared to the payroll professional.
We are currently in search of a Chapter Relations Manager to lead the creation, development, and execution of chapter communications and engagement strategies on behalf of the American Payroll Association (APA) and its affiliated companies. The successful candidate communicates with chapter affiliates and acts as the main point of contact between the groups. The Chapter Relations Manager position works in a deadline-driven, fast-paced work environment.
Leads the creation, development, and execution of chapter communications and engagement strategies.
Serves as the primary staff liaison for chapter affiliates, providing support and guidance, while monitoring chapter activities.
Acts as staff liaison between APA’s Executive Office and APA’s Board of Advisors; leads the development of annual projects and proposals, regional communications, and onboarding program.
Writes and edits magazine articles, blog posts, e-mails, and regular social media messages.
Serves as spokesperson at events not limited to conferences, Chapter Statewide events, and meetings.
Develops and executes annual chapter achievement contests, and events not limited to the Chapter Leadership Summit, Annual Chapter Exchange, and webinars.
Produces Board of Director reports twice annually and other reports as required.
Prepares department budgets and monitors expenses.
Knowledge surrounding matters and challenges in working with membership demographic.
Proficiency in social media strategy development for businesses to include Facebook, and Twitter.
Intermediate to advanced proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.
Keen ability to cultivate, grow, and maintain positive relationships.
Ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays to meet deliverables.
Ability to travel.
Required Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, or related field. Education may be replaced with 1 year in a similar role.
2 years of Supervisory experience; position will have 1 direct report.
Preferred Education and Experience
3 years of experience guiding, mentoring, and working with volunteers, preferably with chapters on in a general membership role with a national association.
Copy education and some key qualifications from the job description
APA offers employees outstanding benefits, a casual work environment, and paid holidays- including company closure from Christmas to the New Year! Find out why the APA is a San Antonio Top Places to Work employer!
This position is remote-based.
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The American Payroll Association is the nation’s leader in payroll education, publications, and training. Since 1982, it’s been our goal to increase the payroll professional’s skill level through knowledge and a supportive community of peers. Today, we offer top-rated payroll conferences and seminars, a complete library of resource texts, and industry-recognized certifications.